YORK UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES AND SPECIAL COLLECTIONS














Inventory of the
Germain Rene Bazin fonds











Inventory #F0263






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FONDS LEVEL DESCRIPTION



Fonds/Collection Number:F0263
Title:Germain Rene Bazin fonds
Dates:1970-1974
Extent:0.11 m of textual records
Biographical Sketch/
Administrative History:
Germain Bazin (1901-1990), museum curator, author and teacher, was appointed research professor at York University in 1971, remaining there until 1976. He had previously served on the staff of the Louvre and was chief curator there, 1951-1965. He also taught at the University of Brussels, lí Ecole du Louvre, and was the author of numerous widely-translated monographs and articles, including Le Mont-Saint-Michel (1933) and Historie generale de líart (1953).
Scope and Content:

The fonds consists of Germain Bazinís correspondence with publishers (Abrams, J.P. Taillandier, íLes nouvelles litterairesí, Thames & Hudson), museums and art agencies and exhibitions (International Council of Museums, Theodore Gericault Exposition, Lengyel Project), and administrative matters relating to York University. There is also some personal correspondence, 1971-1974.

Restrictions on
Access and Use:
No restrictions on access.
Finding Aid: File list available.
URL of Finding Aid:http://archivesfa.library.yorku.ca/fonds/ON00370-f0000263.pdf
Accruals: The fonds comprises the following accession: 1976-009. Further accruals may be expected.
1976-009
Provenance Access Points:Bazin, Germain, 1901-1990

Date of creation: 2002/04/03
Date of last revision: 2003/04/15
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